pirate

  • 21pirate — [[t]pa͟ɪrət[/t]] pirates, pirating, pirated 1) N COUNT Pirates are sailors who attack other ships and steal property from them. In the nineteenth century pirates roamed the seas. 2) N COUNT You can refer to someone who behaves in an immoral or… …

    English dictionary

  • 22Pirate —    1) La Pirate    Drame de Jacques Doillon, avec Jane Birkin, Maruschka Detmers, Laure Marsac, Philippe Léotard, Andrew Birkin.   Pays: France   Date de sortie: 1984   Technique: couleurs   Durée: 1 h 38    Résumé    Une femme est écartelée… …

    Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • 23pirate — /ˈpaɪrət / (say puyruht) noun 1. someone who robs or commits illegal violence at sea or on the shores of the sea. 2. a vessel employed by such persons. 3. any plunderer. 4. someone who appropriates and reproduces, without authorisation, the… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 24pirate — 1. noun a) A criminal who plunders at sea; commonly attacking merchant vessels, though often pillaging port towns. And Gnutella, Freenet and other pirate tools will offer plunderings beyond Fannings fantasies. b) One who breaks intellectual… …

    Wiktionary

  • 25pirate — pi|rate1 [ˈpaıərət US ˈpaırət] n [Date: 1200 1300; : Latin; Origin: pirata, from Greek peirates, from peiran to attack ] 1.) someone who sails on the seas, attacking other boats and stealing things from them →↑piracy 2.) someone who dishonestly… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 26PIRATE — s. m. Écumeur de mer, celui qui n a de commission d aucune puissance, et qui court les mers pour voler, pour piller. Il tomba entre les mains des pirates. Nettoyer les mers de pirates. L expédition de Pompée contre les pirates. La guerre des… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 27PIRATE — n. m. Celui qui exerce le brigandage sur mer. Il tomba entre les mains des pirates. Notre flotte a nettoyé ces parages des pirates qui les infestaient. Il se dit, par extension, de Tout homme qui s’enrichit malhonnêtement et aux dépens d’autrui,… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 28pirate — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Pirate is used before these nouns: ↑copy, ↑DVD, ↑radio, ↑ship, ↑station, ↑tape, ↑treasure {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} verb Pirate is used with these nouns as the object: ↑music …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 29pirate — Synonyms and related words: AB, Ancient Mariner, Argonaut, Blackbeard, Captain Hook, Captain Kidd, Dylan, Flying Dutchman, Henry Morgan, Jean Lafitte, Neptune, OD, Poseidon, Varuna, able seaman, able bodied seaman, adopt, air pirate, airplane… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 30pirate — pi|rate1 [ paırət ] noun count 1. ) someone who attacks ships while they are sailing in order to steal things from them 2. ) someone who illegally makes and sells copies of computer programs, books, videos, or CDs a ) only before noun made by… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 31pirate — noun 1》 a person who attacks and robs ships at sea. 2》 [often as modifier] a person who appropriates or reproduces the work of another for profit without permission: pirate recordings.     ↘a person or organization broadcasting without official… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 32pirate — 1 noun (C) 1 someone who dishonestly copies and sells another person s work 2 pirate radio/TV (station) illegal radio or television broadcasts, or the station sending them out: a pirate channel 3 someone who sails on the seas, attacking other… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 33pirate — piratinis ešerys statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Aphredoderus sayanus angl. mud perch; pirate; pirate perch rus. афредодер; пиратоокунь ryšiai: platesnis terminas – piratiniai ešeriai …

    Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • 34pirate — ● n.m. ►SECU * Bandit qui parcourt les mers pour piller. * Bandit qui parcourt les RAM et les ROM pour déplomber des programmes, puis les copier et les distribuer illégalement, ou encore pour piller des informations. Cool, y a une figure! Un… …

    Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • 35pirate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. buccaneer, marauder, corsair, freebooter, sea robber, privateer; plagiarist. v. t. plunder, picaroon, appropriate; plagiarize, steal. See stealing. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. thief, freebooter, plunderer …

    English dictionary for students

  • 36pirate — [15] A pirate is etymologically someone who makes an ‘attempt’ or ‘attack’ on someone. The word comes via Latin pīrāta (where the notion of a ‘sea robber’ first emerged) from Greek peirātés ‘attacker, marauder’, a derivative of the verb peiran… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 37piratė — pirãtas, pirãtė dkt …

    Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodyno antraštynas

  • 38pirate — 1. noun 1) pirates boarded the ship Syn: freebooter, marauder, raider; historical privateer; archaic buccaneer, corsair 2) software pirates Syn: copyright infringer, plagiarist, plagiarizer 2. verb designers may pirate good …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 39pirate — n 1. sea robber, sea rover, sea dog, sea wolf; Blackbeard, Captain Kidd, Long John Silver. 2. viking, corsair, buccaneer, privateer; freebooter, rapparee, (in the Scottish Highlands) cateran; kidnapper, abductor, (usu. of cattle) rustler,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 40pirate — 1. noun pirates boarded the ship Syn: raider, hijacker, marauder, freebooter; historical privateer, buccaneer 2. verb designers may pirate good ideas Syn: steal, copy, plagiarize, poach, appropriate, bootleg; informal crib …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary